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Splash into summer with Swimming Opportunities in Greeley

Splash into summer with Swimming Opportunities in Greeley

May 16, 2019 (Greeley, CO)The City of Greeley’s outdoor pools and splash parks officially open May 27. What a great way to celebrate Memorial Day than with a dip in the pool! New this year, Centennial Pool and Discovery Bay Waterpark will now be accepting debit and credit cards. Read more.

 

Learn how to play Sled Hockey at the Greeley Ice Haus starting May 5

Learn how to play Sled Hockey at the Greeley Ice Haus starting May 5

May 2, 2019 (Greeley, CO)The Greeley Ice Haus on Sunday, May 5 will be launching their first Sled Hockey Drop-in class from 1:45-2:45pm. If you’re interested in an all-inclusive opportunity to try sled hockey this is the place to be! John Reid, a Level 1 certified USA Hockey Coach also with the Warrior Avs – a competitive sled hockey team, will be teaching the class. The Drop-in Sled Hockey program will run every Sunday at the same time; it’s intended to teach the basics of sled hockey. The Greeley Ice Haus will provide all equipment; fee for the weekly drop-in class is $9.50. Read more.

 

National Youth Service Day Awards presented at City Council Meeting

National Youth Service Day Awards presented at City Council Meeting

April 10, 2019 (Greeley, CO) – Mayor John Gates, presented the National Youth Service Day Awards (NYSDA) to individuals and groups at the City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 2nd  at the new City Center South Campus. These residents went above and beyond in providing exceptional community service in the Greeley area and were recognized for their hard work, dedication and commitment. Read more.

Free ‘Try Sled Hockey’ event planned Saturday at the Ice Haus

Free ‘Try Sled Hockey’ event planned Saturday at the Ice Haus

March 7, 2019 (Greeley, CO) – The Greeley Ice Haus is kicking off their sled hockey program with a Sled Hockey Tournament this weekend. “It’s the perfect time to introduce this relatively new sport to Greeley,” said Mark Mann, Ice Haus Recreation Supervisor. “We thought, what better time to share this exciting new opportunity with the public than in the middle of an actual tournament!” This Saturday, March 9 from 3:15-4:45pm anyone can ‘Try Sled Hockey’ for free! Read more.

Hiring Event Ages 15-24 on March 6 at Island Grove

Hiring Event Ages 15-24 on March 6 at Island Grove

February 26, 2019 (Greeley, CO) – Greeley Recreation and Employment Services of Weld County are gearing up for their annual Hiring Event on Wednesday, March 6. It will be held at Island Grove Regional Park Event Center, located at 525 North 15th Avenue in Greeley, from 5-7:30pm. Read more.

Try Hockey For Free Day Coming to Greeley Ice Haus February 23

Try Hockey For Free Day Coming to Greeley Ice Haus February 23

February 20, 2019 (Greeley, CO)Greeley Youth Hockey Association invites children to the Greeley Ice Haus on Saturday, February 23 for a ‘Try Hockey For Free’ clinic as part of Hockey Week across America. Starting at 1:45pm local youth, ages 4 to 9, are encouraged to experience ice hockey for the first time and learn the basic skills in a fun, safe environment. Read more.

Check some things off your Bucket List over President’s Day Weekend

Check some things off your Bucket List over President’s Day Weekend

February 15, 2019 (Greeley, CO) – Have some fun with your family and friends at the City of Greeley’s Recreation facilities this holiday weekend. We’re gearing up for some ways to keep you active while you’re on vacation from work and school. All City of Greeley Recreation facilities will be open for business on President’s Day, so there’s no better time to come check out what what’s in store, right in your own backyard! Try a new fitness class – most of them are free with your daily admission to the Family FunPlex and the Greeley Recreation Center! Read more.

Rodarte Community Center Gears up for Spring and Summer Camps

Rodarte Community Center Gears up for Spring and Summer Camps

February 6, 2019 (Greeley, CO) – The Rodarte Community Center, part of the City of Greeley’s Culture, Parks and Recreation Department, is gearing up for their Fun in the Spring and Summer camp programs. These camp sessions are designed to provide a broad range of activities such as STEM, arts & crafts and recreational programs, as well as field trips, engaging students and getting them involved in different projects while they are on vacation from school. Registration will begin Feb 4 for Fun in the Spring, which will be offered March 11-15. Fun in the Sun early registration for those with a financial need will be open March 4-31. General Registration for the summer camp will be open April 15-May 17. Read more.

Winners Advance to Sectionals from the local Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

Winners Advance to Sectionals from the local Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

January 29, 2018 (Greeley, CO) – The Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge was January 19 at the Greeley Recreation Center and 43 participants attended the event. Both boys and girls competed in three different skill challenges: dribbling, passing and shooting. The first place winners from each age group will compete at Sectionals on February 10 at the Foothills Activity Center in Fort Collins. Read more.

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